The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 52 77 109
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +32
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 205 170 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.37% 3.35% 2.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.12% 15.40% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 179 147 76
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1072 1104 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.83% 21.77% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 832 928 674
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 124 £39,000 +11.42% 7
Bradford +8 47 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Halifax +13 7 £35,000 -
Wakefield -2 3 £29,750 -25.62% 1
Bingley - 2 £40,000 -
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 148 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (34.77%) ISTQB
3 117 (33.62%) SQL
4 102 (29.31%) Test Scripting
5 90 (25.86%) Software Testing
6 89 (25.57%) Integration Testing
7 82 (23.56%) Finance
8 74 (21.26%) Regression Testing
9 68 (19.54%) Test Automation
10 66 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 64 (18.39%) Test Strategy
12 61 (17.53%) QA
13 59 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 58 (16.67%) Java
15 56 (16.09%) Automated Testing
16 54 (15.52%) Compatibility Testing
16 54 (15.52%) Selenium
16 54 (15.52%) UNIX
16 54 (15.52%) Microsoft
17 53 (15.23%) Manual Testing
17 53 (15.23%) Test Management
18 51 (14.66%) Functional Testing
19 49 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
20 48 (13.79%) C#
21 47 (13.51%) .NET
22 46 (13.22%) System Testing
23 34 (9.77%) Degree
23 34 (9.77%) Business Analysis
24 33 (9.48%) QuickTest Pro
25 32 (9.20%) HP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.03%) MS Visio
3 20 (5.75%) MS Office
4 6 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.01%) WAN
1 7 (2.01%) DNS
1 7 (2.01%) MPLS
1 7 (2.01%) IP Telephony
1 7 (2.01%) Unified Communications
2 5 (1.44%) NAS
2 5 (1.44%) VPN
3 3 (0.86%) VoIP
4 2 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.57%) Intranet
4 2 (0.57%) OSPF
4 2 (0.57%) BGP
4 2 (0.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (1.44%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.44%) Riak
3 5 (1.44%) MySQL
4 4 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.86%) DTS
6 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 54 (15.52%) Selenium
2 33 (9.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 28 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (6.03%) WebDriver
5 13 (3.74%) SoapUI
6 12 (3.45%) LoadRunner
7 11 (3.16%) Selenium IDE
8 9 (2.59%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.01%) JIRA
10 4 (1.15%) JUnit
11 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.57%) OpenSTA
12 2 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.57%) Rational Robot
13 1 (0.29%) WinRunner
13 1 (0.29%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.29%) Firebug
13 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
General
1 82 (23.56%) Finance
2 17 (4.89%) Retail
3 11 (3.16%) Banking
4 7 (2.01%) Legal
5 4 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.15%) Marketing
6 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 176 (50.57%) Analyst
2 129 (37.07%) Test Analyst
3 70 (20.11%) Tester
4 38 (10.92%) Business Analyst
5 31 (8.91%) Test Manager
6 29 (8.33%) Software Tester
6 29 (8.33%) Test Leader
7 16 (4.60%) Functional Tester
8 15 (4.31%) Test Engineer
8 15 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (4.02%) Senior Test Analyst
9 14 (4.02%) Software Test Analyst
9 14 (4.02%) Functional Test Analyst
9 14 (4.02%) Functional Analyst
9 14 (4.02%) QA Analyst
10 13 (3.74%) Test Team Leader
10 13 (3.74%) Team Leader
11 12 (3.45%) Lead Test Analyst
12 11 (3.16%) Systems Tester
13 10 (2.87%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (13.51%) .NET
2 20 (5.75%) .NET Framework
3 13 (3.74%) XML
4 9 (2.59%) CSS
5 8 (2.30%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.72%) SOAP
6 6 (1.72%) Apache Flex
6 6 (1.72%) HTML
7 5 (1.44%) Web Services
8 3 (0.86%) Middleware
8 3 (0.86%) Ajax
8 3 (0.86%) REST
8 3 (0.86%) LINQ
8 3 (0.86%) jQuery
9 2 (0.57%) RESTful
10 1 (0.29%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.59%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.15%) GIS
5 4 (1.15%) User Experience
6 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.86%) PMI
7 2 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.57%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.57%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.29%) IVR
8 1 (0.29%) W3C
8 1 (0.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.52%) UNIX
2 15 (4.31%) Windows
3 7 (2.01%) Linux
3 7 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (29.31%) Test Scripting
3 90 (25.86%) Software Testing
4 89 (25.57%) Integration Testing
5 74 (21.26%) Regression Testing
6 68 (19.54%) Test Automation
7 66 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
8 64 (18.39%) Test Strategy
9 56 (16.09%) Automated Testing
10 54 (15.52%) Compatibility Testing
11 53 (15.23%) Test Management
11 53 (15.23%) Manual Testing
12 51 (14.66%) Functional Testing
13 49 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 46 (13.22%) System Testing
15 34 (9.77%) Business Analysis
16 32 (9.20%) ITIL
17 28 (8.05%) TDD
18 26 (7.47%) Project Management
19 23 (6.61%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 117 (33.62%) SQL
2 58 (16.67%) Java
3 48 (13.79%) C#
4 9 (2.59%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.01%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.29%) Python
6 1 (0.29%) Ruby
6 1 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 121 (34.77%) ISTQB
2 59 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 34 (9.77%) Degree
4 22 (6.32%) ISEB Practitioner
5 9 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.01%) CBAP
7 5 (1.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (1.15%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.57%) CISSP
9 2 (0.57%) CISM
10 1 (0.29%) PMP
10 1 (0.29%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (17.53%) QA
2 10 (2.87%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.01%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.44%) VMware ESX
3 5 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (4.31%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.57%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.57%) Cacti
Vendors
1 54 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.20%) HP
3 20 (5.75%) IBM
4 16 (4.60%) Oracle
5 12 (3.45%) VMware
6 7 (2.01%) F5
6 7 (2.01%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.01%) Cisco
7 6 (1.72%) Citrix
8 5 (1.44%) EMC
8 5 (1.44%) SAP
8 5 (1.44%) NetApp
8 5 (1.44%) Infoblox
9 2 (0.57%) Riverbed
9 2 (0.57%) CA
9 2 (0.57%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.29%) Avaya
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Prospectus IT
Salary: £28500.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £34,500 plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago